Five feet 4 inches is converted into centimeters using the conversion factor of 1 inch is equal to 2.54 centimeters. Five feet 4 inches is equal to 64 inches. Multiplying 64 inches by 2.54 centimeters per inch yields 162.56 centimeters.
Since there are 100 centimeters in a meter, 5 feet 4 inches, or 162.56 centimeters, is equal to 1.6256 meters. Inches and feet are units in the imperial system of measurement, used primarily in the United States. Centimeters and meters are units in the International System of Units, commonly called the metric system, which is used internationally and in the scientific community as well.